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Lisa Austin

Cross-Appointed Professor


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Lisa Austin, BA &Sc (McMaster) 1994, MA (Toronto) 1995, LLM (Toronto) (1998), PhD (Toronto) 2005, called to the Bar of Ontario in 2006, is a Professor of Law. Prior to joining the faculty, she served as law clerk to Mr. Justice Frank Iacobucci of the Supreme Court of Canada. Professor Austin received a 2017 President’s Impact Award from the University of Toronto.

Professor Austin is a co-founder of the IT3 Lab at the University of Toronto, which engages in interdisciplinary research on privacy and transparency.